English Amiga Board Amiga Lore


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Support > support.WinUAE

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 24 March 2001, 21:05   #1
Unregistered
 
Posts: n/a
I have looking around a bit, and have had no luck with this. I have found programs than will simply extract ADFs. Some games and stuff for the Amiga though weren't recognise through the Amiga os, the could only be accessed once by the game once the game was started. Example: Super Star Dust- You had to boot off
install disk to make a special install disk, after that you restarted with this new disk and ran the program, it was able to get the files off the disk, but that was the only
way.

Finally to the point as I have some ADFs taken off disks like this can't simply be extracted, is there a way to turn it into a DMS, because most DMS files will format a disk themselves and in these strange formats the Amiga doesn't regularly recognize. Or is there another way around this?
 
AdSense AdSense  
Old 03 April 2001, 16:25   #2
Unregistered
 
Posts: n/a
Well I'm not sure I understood your question perfectly, but if your problem is that the Amiga won't write ADF files properly to disks (Extracting to disk) then you might want to find another disk extractor.

I use ADFBlitzer (Which I found on ALE) which will usually handle strange file sizes (Enabled me to write Click Clack which was a little bigger than most game disks). Problem with this program is that it doesn't check the disk for errors while writing.

Because of this I usually use a program called DIP (I think I got it from AmiNet) which verify the disk as it writes.

Both these programs blank the disk before writing.

I hope that this helps you, and that some of the information I posted was something you need.
 
AdSense AdSense  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ADF to DMS Megamix support.Other 20 20 September 2009 20:47
.Dms to .ADF D4Ni3L3 request.Apps 12 22 November 2008 19:15
Dms 2 Adf ??? plasmatron support.WinUAE 19 25 March 2008 12:03
DMS>ADF how? Dastardly support.Apps 3 21 August 2003 03:28
DMS vs. ADF Akira Retrogaming General Discussion 32 16 October 2001 18:03

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 20:48.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Page generated in 0.10312 seconds with 11 queries